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X MARKS THE SPOT

February 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
X MARKS THE SPOT

HARDBACK TO SMALL ENLARGED PAPERBACK Doctor Who: In The Blood by Jenny T. Colgan (pub: BBC Books/Ebury Publishing/Random House. 335 page hardback. Price: £ 8.99 (UK), $10.99 (US), $18.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-785-94111-5) check out website: www.eburypublishing.co.uk released: 23 February 2017   HARDBACK TO SMALL ENLARGED PAPERBACK The Ascension Mysteries by David Wilcock (pub: Souvenir Press. […]

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Alphas Season One (TV series DVD review)

February 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
Alphas Season One  (TV series DVD review)

Buying ‘Alphas’ was more of a curiosity as much as anything. When you have a mentor leading a group of younger super-humans, you immediately have to draw comparison to the X-Men. In this case psychologist Lee Rosen (actor David Strathairn) runs a team of variable aged adults with enhanced senses. Two of them, Bill Harken (actor […]

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Doctor Who season ten: time for Heroes? (trailer).

February 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who season ten: time for Heroes? (trailer).

Here’s the first trailer for Doctor Who‘s tenth season ten … is it A time for Heroes? Well, wait till the next Who regens as a female and then let’s answer that with, ‘… and heroines?’ Dr Who will be back with us on TV on the 15th April 2017. Capaldi first stepped into the TARDIS […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Friday 24th February 2017).

February 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Friday 24th February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest. Star Wars Celebration Orlando Kicks Off with Epic Tribute to Saga’s 40th Anniversary. Chucky: A Collector’s Friend ‘Til the End. You’ve Got to Watch This Four Minute Prologue to Alien: Covenant. Hugh Jackman Would Keep Playing Wolverine if […]

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Alter Ego # 145 March 2017 (magazine review).

February 24, 2017 | By | Reply More
Alter Ego # 145 March 2017 (magazine review).

Despite having a ‘Monark Starstalker’ cover, this issue of ‘Alter Ego’ is devoted to that little known film from 40 years ago called ‘Star Wars’, long before it got referred to as ‘A New Hope’. Actually, it’s more to do with the comicbook adaptation. In the editorial, Roy Thomas says they couldn’t get permission in […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 22nd February 2017).

February 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Wednesday 22nd February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest. Han Solo – Smuggler. Scoundrel. Hero. A New Star Wars Story Begins. Here’s Your First Teasers For M. Night Shyamalan’s Tales From the Crypt Reboot! The Millennium Falcon Is Packed in the First Cast Photo From the […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 20th February 2017).

February 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Monday 20th February 2017).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . Hasbro’s 40th Anniversary Star Wars Figures Are an Amazing Throwback. Everything Else Awesome We Saw At Toy Fair 2017. This Giant BB-8 Toy That Follows You Like a Puppy Might Be the Ideal Robotic Pet. […]

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The Art of He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe by Tim and Steve Seeley (book review)

February 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Art of He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe by Tim and Steve Seeley    (book review)

Growing up in the 80s meant that the ‘He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe’ cartoon was a staple part of my childhood. The over-the-top heroics, bombastic music, comforting moral at the end of each episode alongside the opportunity to pester my mum to buy me lots of He-Man toys was a tremendous source of […]

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Jack Kirby Collector Seventy (magazine review)

February 19, 2017 | By | Reply More
Jack Kirby Collector Seventy   (magazine review)

The theme of this 70th issue of ‘Jack Kirby Collector’ is ‘Kirby: Alpha’, to be followed next issue by ‘Kirby :Omega’. ‘Beginnings And Endings’ or if you will, ‘Life And Anti-Life’ to quote editor John Morrow in the ‘Opening Shot‘. He mentions that Kirby saw the loss of free will as equivalent to death and […]

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Doctor Who And The Crusaders by David Whitaker (book review)

February 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who And The Crusaders by David Whitaker   (book review)

Those of you of a certain vintage will have read ‘Doctor Who And The Crusades’ and probably still have a battered copy. This is a spanking new hardback edition of a book originally issued as written by the scriptwriter David Whitaker of the several lost presumed wiped series of the early ‘Doctor Who’. As a […]

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